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Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through August 2019.

Imports: Aromatic phosphoric esters

Aromatic phosphoric esters, the No. 812 import by value totaled $9.11 million for the month of August, $74.59 million through August of 2019, and $115.03 million for all of 2018, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1China$45.09 M
2Germany$12.72 M
3Japan$6.7 M
4India$2.74 M
5Switzerland$1.81 M
6United Kingdom$1.55 M
7The Netherlands$1.47 M
8Italy$638,008
9France$637,051
10Ireland$281,120
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January – August 2019

Top Ports

Total Trade: $74.59 million

RankPortTotal YTD
1Port of Houston $16,279,285
2Port of Newark $10,680,333
3Port of Los Angeles $7,727,444
4Port of Charleston $7,676,087
5Chicago O’Hare International Airport $7,342,502
6Port of Savannah, Ga. $7,135,965
7Port of Long Beach $3,501,615
8Port of New York $2,530,802
9Detroit Ambassador Bridge, Mich. $1,582,796
10Los Angeles International Airport $1,179,340

U.S. imports of Aromatic phosphoric esters decreased 1.92 percent through August to $74.59 million

U.S. imports of Aromatic phosphoric esters decreased 1.92 percent from $76.05 million to $74.59 million through the first eight months of 2019 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 812 through August among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 802 for the last full year with a total value of $115.03 million, a $12.14 million, 11.80 percent increase from the 2017 total.

Through August of this year the leading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 India and No. 5 Switzerland. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Port of Newark, No. 3 Port of Los Angeles, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, theleading sources were No. 1 China, No. 2 Germany, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Italy. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Houston, No. 2 Chicago O’Hare International Airport, No. 3 Port of Newark, No. 4 Port of Charleston and No. 5 Port of Savannah, Ga..

January – August 2019

Top Countries

RankCountryTotal YTD
1China $45,092,614
2Germany $12,715,538
3Japan $6,696,817
4India $2,738,773
5Switzerland $1,805,111
6United Kingdom $1,553,229
7The Netherlands $1,474,959
8Italy $638,008
9France $637,051
10Ireland $281,120

January – August 2019

Top Districts

RankDistrictTotal YTD
1Houston $10,687,154
2Chicago $10,198,422
3Charleston $3,785,987
4Atlanta/Savannah $3,685,879
5New York City $3,239,457
6Los Angeles $2,668,648
7Philadelphia $1,191,786
8Norfolk $991,129
9Cleveland $928,386
10Detroit $616,726

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first eight months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Houston fell 9.11 percent compared to last year to $16.28 million.
  • Port of Newark rose 8.53 percent compared to last year to $10.68 million.
  • Port of Los Angeles rose 3.64 percent compared to last year to $7.73 million.
  • Port of Charleston fell 26.43 percent compared to last year to $7.68 million.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport fell 14.91 percent compared to last year to $7.34 million.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 China decreased $4.46 million, 8.99 percent, (60.46 percent of all shipments).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 Germany decreased $168,576, 1.31 percent, (17.05 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 Japan increased $3.02 million, 81.95 percent, (8.98 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 India increased $1.3 million, 90.96 percent, (3.67 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Switzerland decreased $499,761, 21.68 percent, (2.42 percent of all shipments).

All totaled, 92.57 percent of all these Aromatic phosphoric esters imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through August of this year. That is equal to $69.05 million of the $74.59 million total.

All totaled, 66.64 percent of all these Aromatic phosphoric esters imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through August of this year. That is equal to $49.71 million of the $74.59 million total